Contra dance, English Country Dance, Cajun, Kerry set dance

Ashokan Dance Camp & Festival Imagery

Dance, dance for the figure is easy, the tune is catching and will not stop;
Dance till the stars come down from the rafters;
Dance, dance, dance till you drop.

- W.H. Auden

“Faeries, come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind,
Run on the top of the dishevelled tide, And dance upon the mountains like a flame.”
W.B. Yeats

“I don't want people who want to dance, I want people who have to dance. ”  Balanchine

"To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love": Jane Austen

“Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion.” 
Martha Graham

“To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.”
 Agnes De Mille


“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt." W. Purkey

“Dance is the hidden language of the soul”  Martha Graham

“You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams" Gene Kelly

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